The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Docklands, London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing UNIX 15 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.32% 10.49% 7.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.12% 51.72% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 18
Average daily rate £550 £500 £549
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.45 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.32%
Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 29 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.12% 20.28% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 41
Average daily rate £550 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
London

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 21 (70.00%) Banking
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 11 (36.67%) SAN
6 10 (33.33%) Solaris
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Intel
8 7 (23.33%) HP
8 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (23.33%) Sybase
8 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
9 6 (20.00%) Veritas
9 6 (20.00%) Information Security
9 6 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (16.67%) Clustering
10 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
10 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (16.67%) Middleware
10 5 (16.67%) EMC
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (13.33%) Perl
11 4 (13.33%) NFS
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco
11 4 (13.33%) CISSP
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) Multicast
3 3 (10.00%) FCoE
3 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) SSH
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) Essbase
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 21 (70.00%) Banking
2 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.33%) JRuby
2 1 (3.33%) JMX
2 1 (3.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) PMI
4 2 (6.67%) Economics
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) GIS
5 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Information Security
1 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CISSP
1 4 (13.33%) GIAC
1 4 (13.33%) CISA
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
3 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COREP
1 1 (3.33%) FINREP
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (13.33%) NFS
2 4 (13.33%) Veritas File System
3 3 (10.00%) SRDF
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (6.67%) Control-M
4 1 (3.33%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) HP NNM
4 1 (3.33%) MOM
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Intel
3 7 (23.33%) HP
3 7 (23.33%) Sybase
4 6 (20.00%) Veritas
5 5 (16.67%) EMC
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) Hyperion
7 3 (10.00%) NetApp
8 2 (6.67%) IBM
8 2 (6.67%) BMC
8 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.33%) Verint
9 1 (3.33%) 29West
9 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.33%) Speakerbus
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